Presidential Elite Scholars: The award is 100% cost of tuition each academic year for up to four years (~$31,000 annually). Applicants must have a 3.75 unweighted (4 point scale) GPA and a minimum 27 ACT or a minimum 1260 SAT. In order to receive the full tuition scholarships, recipients must reside in university sponsored housing and must average 10 hours a week working in the tutoring center.
- 100% tuition coverage each academic year, approximately $31,000 annually
- Valid for up to four years
- Requires residence in university-sponsored housing
- Recipients must work an average of 10 hours per week in the tutoring center
- Minimum 3.75 unweighted GPA on a 4-point scale
- Minimum ACT score of 27 or SAT score of 1260
- Commitment to reside in university housing
- Willingness to participate in community service through tutoring
- Ensure you meet the academic requirements (GPA and test scores)
- Complete the application form for Ottawa University Arizona
- Indicate your interest in the Presidential Elite Scholars program
- Prepare to commit to university housing and tutoring responsibilities
OUAZ is a small Christian University in Surprise, Arizona (Phoenix suburb). The University is new and growing rapidly. We opened our doors in 2018 and are in a state of annual expansion; there’s new construction underway each year. You'll enjoy small class sizes, year-round sunny warm weather, a brand-new campus, and being surrounded by faith-based leaders. We have beautiful facilities and highly competitive scholarships to offer.